Thursday, May 3, 2018

Piper PA-44-180 Seminole, N30521: Incident occurred May 02, 2018 at Hampton Roads Executive Airport (KPVG), Norfolk, Virginia

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Richmond, Virginia

Aircraft struck a deer on landing, taxied to ramp without incident.

Tradewind Aviation International LLC

http://registry.faa.gov/N30521

Date: 03-MAY-18
Time: 06:35:00Z
Regis#: N30521
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: 44 180
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: INSTRUCTION
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: NORFOLK
State: VIRGINIA

1 comment:

Jim B said...


Instruction at 02:35 in the morning?

Landed there one night just after dark on a cold late fall evening and noticed about 50 geese standing on the end of RWY 10 on the warm pavement.

Added a little power to soften the descent and landed well beyond.

They did not budge an inch.